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Grants Officer

Municipal/State/Federal Openings

Grants Officer

Stamford, CT

Posting Date: February 01, 2021
Closing Date: Until filled

Position Overview back to top

The Office of Administration of the City of Stamford is recruiting for the position of Grants Officer. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply.

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Under the general direction of the Director of Administration, identifies funding needs and potential sources of grant funding in coordination with relevant departmental staff from the City, writes and submits grants applications, including programmatic and financial components; develops and implements the control mechanisms necessary to assure compliance with the requirements established by the various grantors and ensures that accounting and appropriation of grant funds are in accordance with City policies, ordinances, Charter requirements, and grantor’s regulations; oversees the implementation and compliance of the School Construction and School Readiness Programs; does related work as required.

Qualifications back to top

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Political Science or a related field and five (5) years of experience performing grant management activity, including budgeting and financial grant monitoring and compliance experience.

How to Apply back to top

CLICK HERE for an Application Package (pdf fillable) and Additional Information.

Interested, qualified applicants should complete an application scan or save and email to Please include in the Subject: Grants Officer. No individual photos please. Scan and submit as one document. Thank you!